Brokerage firm CBRE said some $339.5 million worth of properties changed hands in the second quarter, up 10.5 per cent over the same period last year.

It might be time for Toronto and Vancouver real estate investors to think about selling. “What I can say with absolutely certainty is, as we know from a real estate and investment philosophy, people should buy at high cap rate and sell at low cap rate,” said Calum Ross...

The latest edition of the Altus Group Housing Report stated that residential renovation spending in Canada reached an estimated $77.7 billion in 2017, representing a 4.2% year-over-year increase.

An investment arm of one of Ottawa’s largest real estate companies say it’s purchased a 111-unit townhouse complex and plans to extensively renovate the properties.

Documents newly obtained by CBC News provided a clearer picture of just how thoroughly investors were defrauded in several syndicated mortgage schemes.

Real estate investors typically pay higher interest rates than end-users, and now they have the mortgage stress test to contend with. Fortunately, one prominent broker shared a few tips to help investor clients pass the stress test.

Earlier this week, the OSC’s chair sounded the alarm on the growth, and potential perils, of syndicated mortgages and MICs. Given the sweeping regulations of recent years, many industry players have speculated alternative lenders of all varieties could be in the govern...

Fundscraper arranges bridge financing for professional property investors, developers, contractors, renovation projects and fix-and-flippers, provided they’re on first or second, or combination, mortgages between one and three years. And by leveraging technology, it’s...

The latest survey conducted by real estate data portal Zoocasa found that 47% of the respondents said that even a legal amount of marijuana grown in a home would reduce their desire to buy the property. 52% of those polled in Quebec agreed, as did 48% in both B.C. and...

Syndicated mortgage fraud, and the consequences its unscrupulous players are beginning to reckon with, has put the Financial Services Commission of Ontario on the hot seat, with many questioning the government agency’s effectiveness.

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